Zeuxippe

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In Greek mythology, Zeuxippe (/zɡˈzɪpi/; Ancient Greek: Ζευξίππη) was the name of several women. The name means "she who yokes horses," from zeugos, "yoke of beasts" / "pair of horses," and hippos, "horse."[1]

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  1. ^ American Reference Books Annual, 1992, vol. 23, p. 542
  2. ^ Hyginus, Fabulae 14
  3. ^ Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica 1.72-73
  4. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 3.14.8
  5. ^ Pausanias, Graeciae Descriptio 2.6.2
  6. ^ Diodorus Siculus, Bibliotheca historica 4.68.5
  7. ^ Scholia on Pausanias, Graeciae Descriptio 9.23.6 (but see article on Ptous for discussion)
  8. ^ Scholiast on Homer, Iliad 3.250 as cited in Alcman, fr. 105

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